This Year's Theme:
"Future is Now"

In a world of rapid technological advancements and digital transformation, the theme ‘Future is Now’ captures the intersection of cutting-edge innovation and the pressing need for cyber security.

This theme reflects the urgency to recognise, adapt and safeguard our digital landscape, which has become an integral part of our lives today and will continue to shape our future.

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The conference will explore the realm of emerging technologies that are reshaping industries, such as AI, quantum computing, the Internet of Things (IoT), in addition to cyber security, privacy and Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC). Attendees will explore how these technologies are already influencing various sectors and discuss strategies to secure them against evolving hazards and threats.

"Future is Now" acknowledges the changing dynamics of the cyber security workforce. The event will focus on developing the skills and knowledge required for the future workforce, including fostering diversity and inclusivity to address the industry's talent shortage.

Our 2024 theme emphasises the importance of forming strong partnerships and information sharing to collectively enhance cyber resilience. The complex cyber challenges that require collaborative efforts between governments, industries, academia and individuals will also be addressed.

"Future is Now" compels participants to recognise that the future they envision is already unfolding before their eyes. By embracing the digital era's opportunities and challenges, attendees will gain insights and strategies to secure the digital landscape for both today and tomorrow.

Through collaborative knowledge-sharing, innovative solutions and a commitment to cyber security, this conference will contribute to a safer and more resilient digital future.

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The Event

The Australian Cyber Conference Canberra brings together some of the greatest minds in cyber and will provide business leaders with insights and best practices taught by the industry’s top experts through keynotes, thought leadership, panel sessions and live, in-person demonstrations.

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The Australian Cyber Conference Canberra is tailored for local, state, and federal governments, serving as an ideal platform for business leaders to gain valuable insights and best practices from top experts in the cyber industry. Through keynotes, thought leadership, panel sessions, and live demonstrations, attendees will have the opportunity to enhance their understanding of current threats, as well as proactively identify and prepare for emerging challenges. The conference's interactive format, featuring think tanks, plenary sessions, and networking opportunities with industry practitioners, is essential for all organisations navigating the complexities of the current business environment.

Attending this conference will enable you to hear from industry experts to help you better understand and manage current threats, as well as identify and prepare for emerging challenges. An interactive format of think tanks, plenary sessions and the opportunity to network with industry practitioners is a must for all organisations in the current business environment.

Featured Speakers

Dr. Ed Hoffman
Dr. Ed Hoffman
Knowledge Strategies, LLC

First NASA Chief Knowledge Officer and founder of the NASA Project Leadership Academy.

Frances Haugen
Frances Haugen

Expert in Algorithmic Governance and Risk

The Hon Michael Kirby
The Hon Michael Kirby

Former Judge of the High Court of Australia

Roger Dingledine
Roger Dingledine
Research Director and Co-Founder
The Tor Project

Roger Dingledine is co-founder and original developer of the Tor Project, a nonprofit that develops free and open source software to protect people from tracking, censorship, and surveillance online. Roger works with journalists and activists on many continents to help them understand and defend against the threats they face, and he is a prominent researcher in the online anonymity field. EFF picked him for a Pioneer Award, and Foreign Policy magazine chose him as one of its top 100 global thinkers.

Dr. Rumman Chowdhury
Dr. Rumman Chowdhury
CEO & co-founder
Humane Intelligence

Pioneer in the field of applied algorithmic ethics, creating cutting-edge socio-technical solutions for ethical, explainable and transparent AI.

Why visit
CyberCon Canberra?


Learn from some of the greatest minds in cyber


Hear the latest in innovative, cutting edge thought leadership


Make new connections and catch up with colleagues


Engage with experts and industry leaders

Over 100+ speakers, 14 streams and 60+ exhibitors


Lock Sport Workshops Back By Popular Demand

At our Australian Cyber Conference Canberra, we invite you to attend one of our free Lock Sport workshops for an exciting and informative hands-on experience that will teach you how to critically analyse and exploit some of the physical security measures that are commonly assumed to be secure.

Not only will this unique and practical learning experience help you discover how to defeat a locking system, it will leave you with a better understanding of the vulnerabilities found in various types of locks and introduce you to a fast growing sport in the cyber community.

Enjoy the challenge and excitement of learning to defeat some of the current locks in a safe, fun and interesting environment.

Whatever you do, don't miss out!

Form a team to share knowledge and exchange ideas.

Lock Sport workshops are FREE with your registration to the Australian Cyber Conference Canberra 2024!

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Sponsorship Enquiries

Interested in Sponsoring the 2024 Australia Cyber Conference in Canberra?

Event Speaking Themes


Threat Intelligence


Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning


Ransomware & Crisis Communications


Incident Response & Threat Hunting


Human Elements & Criminology


Identity Management


Executives & Board


Network Security


Public Policy & Government


Security Standards & Frameworks


Security Strategy


Security Architecture


Governance, Risk & Compliance


Cloud, Application & Infrastructure Security

Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the traditional owners and custodians of country throughout Australia and acknowledge their continuing connection to land, waters and community. We pay our respects to the people, the cultures and the elders past, present and emerging.

Acknowledgement of Country